Osteoporosis is a bone disease resulting in a loss of bone mass. A significant portion of elderly Canadian adults suffer from osteoporosis, leading to increases in their risk of suffering bone fractures. Specifically, more than a third of women and one fifth of Canadian men will suffer an osteoporosis related fracture in their lifetime. These fractures cause significant disabilities and loss of independence. Please join us for this free seminar to learn more about osteoporosis and the risks of osteoporosis related fractures.

This seminar will focus on the following:

  • Description of osteopenia and osteoporosis
  • Methods of evaluation and diagnosis
  • Risk factors
  • Description of management

Graham Beaton BHSc, ND
Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine
Common Ground Collaborative Care

Date and Time:
Tuesday February 5th at 7 pm

To register for this free event, please contact the Glebe Neighbourhood Activities Group or call 613-290-6115.

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